Parks, Recreation & Cultural Affairs

The Framingham Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Affairs Division comprises four departments: Parks, Recreation, Callahan Center/Senior Services, and Loring Arena.


The Framingham Parks and Recreation Department is committed to its purpose of creating diverse recreational opportunities, preserving expansive open spaces, managing public athletic fields and parks, and administering comprehensive recreation programs and state-of-the-art facilities. With a focus on serving the varied population of Framingham, we strive to enhance the quality of life for all residents by fostering a sense of community, promoting active lifestyles, and nurturing cultural engagement. 

By providing inclusive and accessible experiences, we aim to inspire personal growth, foster connections, and contribute to the overall well-being and vitality of our vibrant community.


Upcoming Events

What: Pumpkins in the Park!

When: Saturday 10/28 1-3 pm

Where: Cushing Memorial Park

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What: FHS Girls Varsity & JV Soccer Game vs Newton North 

When: Monday 10/30 @4:30pm & 6:30pm

Where: Bowditch Field


What: Framingham State Football vs Bridgewater State

When: Saturday 11/4 @12pm 

Where: Bowditch Field

What: FHS Freshman Football vs Lincoln Sudbury

When: Thursday 11/2 @5:30pm

Where: Bowditch Field


What: Annual FHS Thanksgiving Game vs Natick 

When: Thanksgiving Day 11/23 @10am 

Where: Bowditch Field